Groundwater Locating News

  • Abu Dhabi looks into stormwater aquifer recharge

    The Abu Dhabi City Municipality is investigating the possibility of using stormwater runoff to inject water into coastal aquifers, while at the same time countering the risks of flooding in the city. The municipality is in talks with the Environment Agency – Abu Dhabi (EAD) over the issue, with the city’s drainage collection network set for major investment and expansion this year. ...

  • Biwater looks back on 50 years of global water deals

    When young English engineer Adrian White founded Biwater Treatment Co. Ltd. on 28 March 1968, he laid the foundation stone for 50 years of global contracting activity in the water space. The company’s anniversary celebrations this week look back on a history that includes more than 30 acquisitions – including the first ever purchase of a UK water utility (East Worcestershire Water ...

  • H2O backs clean water project in Nepal

    This year, we are once again supporting the non-profit organisation Viva con Agua with a Christmas donation. The organisation builds and maintains water supply systems, enabling a constant supply of water, particularly to schools, public spaces and health centres. This time, we’re sending the donation to the Chitwan region in Nepal. This predominantly rural region is located southwest of ...


    By H2O GmbH

  • New Map Shows How Groundwater Pumping Could Affect the Malad River

    A new report illustrates how groundwater pumping can affect the amount of water available in streams within the Malad-Lower Bear River Area in Utah. The product was developed by the U.S. Geological Survey, in cooperation with the Utah Department of Natural Resources, Division of Water Rights. “The information from this study will be used to aid the state engineer in making ...

  • A day in a World of Wonders with the Boels Rental Company

    The BA150E waste water pump has been developed over the years with particular emphasis on solving the many challenges of the rental market. It has a number of features that make it so well suited as a rental pump, such as its multi-functionality, ease of use and most importantly its extreme robustness. Rental companies have to demonstrate their value and service capabilities in the most ...


    By BBA Pumps

  • Keynote speaker announced for the NGWA Conference on Hydrogeophysics and Deep Groundwater

    Andrea Croskrey, PG, from the Texas Water Development Board will give the keynote presentation, "Mapping Brackish Aquifers: Future Water Resources," at the  NGWA Conference on Hydrogeophysics and Deep Groundwater taking place March 20-21, 2017 in Denver, Colorado.  Croskrey has been mapping brackish aquifers in Texas as a member of the Brackish Resources Aquifer ...

  • Jon Erik Reinhardsen Joins Board of Directors

    Oceaneering International, Inc. (“Oceaneering”) (NYSE:OII) announced today that Jon Erik Reinhardsen has been elected to its Board of Directors. Mr. Reinhardsen is currently the President and Chief Executive Officer of Petroleum Geo-Services ASA (“PGS”), an international marine geophysical company providing a broad range of seismic and reservoir services, positions he has ...

  • Call for abstracts for NGWA Conference on Hydrogeophysics and Deep Groundwater

    The call for abstracts is now open for the NGWA Conference on Hydrogeophysics and Deep Groundwater that is taking place in March 2017. Abstracts are being sought for the NGWA Conference on Hydrogeophysics and Deep Groundwater in the following two tracks and are due October 31, 2016. Track 1 — Applications of Hydrogeophysics to Groundwater Characterization, ...

  • Defining groundwater ‘sustainability’ vital to establishing best practices and policy

    A shared understanding of groundwater “sustainability” is key to developing well-conceived policies and best practices to ensure a water-secure future, the National Ground Water Association said today as it intensifies its focus on groundwater sustainability. As part of this prioritization, NGWA has updated ...

  • Meet new International Lining Technology hire Sviatoslav Russky

    International Lining Technology would like to introduce our new estimating assistant Sviatoslav Russky. He is working part-time as he is currently a senior at the University of Nevada, Reno earning a bachelor’s degree in geophysics with a minor in statistics. He will join the office full-time in May when he graduates. Russky will be supporting the estimator and project managers. Job duties ...

  • Chemtex, Inc. announces a new manufacturing facility located in Milledgeville, GA

    Chemtex, Inc., a manufacturer of sorbent products used to clean oil spills on both land and water and with its corporate headquarters located in Cumberland, Rhode Island, USA announced last month its building a new manufacturing facility located in Milledgeville, GA.  The facility is more than 80,000 sq ft and will be responsible ...


    By Chemtex, Inc.

  • Report: Groundwater pumping in California has land sinking

    Vast areas of California's Central Valley are sinking faster than in the past as massive amounts of groundwater are pumped during the historic drought, state officials said, citing new research by NASA scientists. They said Wednesday that the data show the ground is sinking nearly two inches each month in some places, putting roads, bridges ...


    By Associated Press

  • DOE appoints four new members to advisory board

    The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has appointed four new members to its Environmental Management advisory board in Oak Ridge. Leon Baker, Richard Burroughs, Terri Likens and Ed Trujillo were introduced during the Oak Ridge Site Specific Advisory Board’s (ORSSAB) February meeting. ORSSAB is a federally chartered citizens’ panel that provides independent advice and recommendations to ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • Non Chemical water conditioners prevent hard water scaling and improve equipment operation at multiple locations in Barbados

    Hard water as is well known can cause many problems, the major one is scaling. Historically the only way of stopping scaling or removing it was environmentally damaging using either chemicals or water softeners. Now however Fluid Dynamics unique catalytic technology has scored major successes all over the world. Preventing and removing scaling in a totally environment friendly way. The latest ...

  • Business going well at EnviroChemie despite Russian crisis

    Gottlieb Hupfer, CEO of EnviroChemie, reports that the first three quarters of 2014 have gone very well for the EnviroChemie Group. Despite a downturn in transactions with Russia, which traditionally make up a large share of business, the level of incoming orders is well on target. Overall performance has improved compared to the prior year and the forecast for the whole year is set at ...


    By EnviroChemie GmbH

  • Update from the Field: Stimulation Underway

    Stimulation of the Newberry EGS Demonstration injection well, NWG 55-29, began on September 23. Since then, we’ve successfully injected approximately 3,000,000 gallons of water into the expanding EGS reservoir. The first microseismic events associated with stimulation were recorded on September 28, and to date over 200 events have been located by the microseismic array (MSA). These events ...


    By AltaRock Energy, Inc.

  • World Water Week 2014 - the ideas, inspiration and insights

    A week has passed since more than 3,600 delegates from over 140 countries across the globe assembled in Stockholm to scope out collaborative solutions to the world's most urgent energy and water challenges. If you missed any of the thought-provoking discussions that took place during the week, you can browse speaker presentations as well as webcasts and photos from ...

  • 170 Second Grade Students Take Pledge to Conserve Water in Los Angeles on “Protect Your Groundwater Day”

    On Tuesday, September 9th, the Water Replenishment District of Southern California (WRD), in partnership with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will celebrate national “Protect Your Groundwater Day” with 170 second grade students at Hooper Ave Elementary School in Los Angeles, Calif. During the educational assembly and celebration, the students will take the Acknowledge, ...

  • EPA Awards over $131,000 to Oklahoma to Protect Groundwater

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has awarded the Oklahoma Corporation Commission (OCC) $131,843, to ensure continued protection of groundwater in Oklahoma. The EPA has delegated authority to the OCC to administer and enforce the underground injection control (UIC) program in Oklahoma. The funds will be used to issue permits for injection wells that meet program requirements and for ...

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